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    Definition: Similar or Containing
    Cholesteric - (a.) Pertaining to cholesterin, or obtained from it; as, cholesteric acid.
    Cholesterin - (n.) A white, fatty, crystalline substance, tasteless and odorless, found in animal and plant products and tissue, and especially in nerve tissue, in the bile, and in gallstones.
    Echoless - (a.) Without echo or response.
    Nineholes - (n. pl.) A game in which nine holes are made in the ground, into which a ball is bowled.
    Wholesale - (n.) Sale of goods by the piece or large quantity, as distinguished from retail.
    Wholesale - (a.) Pertaining to, or engaged in, trade by the piece or large quantity; selling to retailers or jobbers rather than to consumers; as, a wholesale merchant; the wholesale price.
    Wholesale - (a.) Extensive and indiscriminate; as, wholesale slaughter.
    Wholesome - (superl.) Tending to promote health; favoring health; salubrious; salutary.
    Wholesome - (superl.) Contributing to the health of the mind; favorable to morals, religion, or prosperity; conducive to good; salutary; sound; as, wholesome advice; wholesome doctrines; wholesome truths; wholesome laws.
    Wholesome - (superl.) Sound; healthy.
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    Oxford: Definition: Similar or Containing
    Cholesterol - n. Sterol found in most body tissues, including the blood where high concentrations promote arteriosclerosis. [from *choler, greek stereos stiff]
    Unwholesome - adj. 1 detrimental to physical or moral health. 2 unhealthy-looking.
    Wholesale - n. Selling of goods in large quantities to be retailed by others. adj. & adv. 1 by wholesale. 2 on a large scale. v. (-ling) sell wholesale. wholesaler n. [by whole sale]
    Wholesome - adj. 1 promoting physical, mental, or moral health. 2 prudent (wholesome respect). [old english: related to *whole]

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